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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 32%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 41' North
Longitude: 177° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.4"1002.40 miwest0° 11' 43.8"13.43 misouth1002.60 mi
24 hours348° 19' 16.5"806.22 miwest4° 49' 07.3"331.11 misouth872.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 7:28 AM535 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 7:28 AM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 7:28 AM797 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 7:28 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 7:28 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 8:28 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 7:28 AM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirFri 6:28 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:28 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 6:28 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouthwest SW
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